Taunton Teaching Alliance is delighted to be leading the KS2 Maths Improvement Programme 2018-2019 made possible through Heathfield Community School’s successful bid to the Department for Education’s Strategic School Improvement Fund (SSIF).
Blog of the Week from Ian Grant, Assistant Head at Heathfield Community School in Taunton The Blog of the Week comes from Tom Sherrington (@teacherhead), who explains the most powerful thing we can do as teachers – which has the biggest impact – is the intervention in the classroom. Read: We know Amy is struggling. The question…
The one-stop-shop for accessing the essential knowledge, skills and tools for effective school improvement. A working conference that will bring together system leaders and education profressionals from across the South West region.
The OLEVI Outstanding Teaching Assistant Programme (OTAP) – for outstanding Teaching Assistants and those TAs that show the potential to be outstanding in their role
8 ways to use school data so that students are treated as humans raises interesting questions at all levels. How will you use the data from assessment point 1 to inform what happens / doesn’t happen in your classroom, department, or year group?
School Direct / Secondary Free Open Information Evening Bishop Fox’s School – Tuesday 23rd January 2018, 6-7:30pm Venue address: Bishop Fox Drive, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 3HQ Go to the Mid Somerset Consortium website to register your free place HERE Come along to meet the Mid Somerset Consortium Director, Sarah Lewis and find out all about the routes…
The Blog of the Week comes from José Picardo (@josepicardo), Deputy Headteacher at Hampshire Collegiate School. This excellent blog sums up five of the best ways to great teaching and learning, based around evidence. There is nothing new in this blog in terms of what we have discussed as our core principles of great teaching and learning at Heathfield and these strategies have been shown repeatedly to make a difference in classrooms – so we all need to be using them!
Lisa Mannall, Regional Schools Commissioner for the South West of England, presents her regional priorities and vision for education in the South West
Designed for Heads and Senior Leaders, the programme will focus on the key habits that underpin the leadership in those schools that have attained outstanding judgments over a sustained period of time, with a particular focus on how to create the conditions for such excellence to thrive.
The Blog of the Week is from the excellent Doug Lemov and his field notes series Teach Like a Champion.